If parents/carers need to contact teachers in the event of a closure, their email will be the teacher’s name (no dots in between) followed by @linwood.bournemouth.sch.uk.
Twinkl offer great printable resources and a free resource pack for parents.
To support during this period, Twinkl is also offering parents and carers access to all Twinkl resources with a One Month Ultimate Membership, totally free of charge. Go to www.twinkl.co.uk/offer and enter the code UKTWINKLHELPS. You will need to set up an account for this.
Brilliant Publications have a large range of free materials and specially chosen books that have printable sheets, making them easy to assign as work to be undertaken at home. Activities have been designed to inspire and motivate pupils such as play activities, activities to promote speaking and listening, activities relating to the weather, and science and technology activities for the outdoor environment.
The Kindness School Foundation issue a weekly Kindness Calendar, which includes a daily kindness activity.
New Kindness Calendars are released every Wednesday for the following week.
You can download the calendar here: https://www.kindness-school.org/kindness-calendar
HelpKidzLearn offer free resources that can help keep your child entertained and continue learning. This includes 14 day trials, ipad apps and ChooseIt Maker 3 activities.
ChooseIt! Maker 3 activities
You can download the free CM3 App which contains some free sample activities.
Click here to read more or download.
Below are the codes of some activities one of our Alma teachers has made to support their recent topic of colour and shape as well as some other learning topics.
Once you have opened the app, click “redeem code”. Enter any of the codes below and then select the folder destination you wish to place the activity.
- Colours: DPLLEL
- Red things: GATDAY
- Pink things: RBWDUD
- Shapes: TTGQJE
- Easter: VDWREH
- Animals 1: MLTANG
- Animals 2: UMBHQP
- Letters 1: FDTYHD
- Letters 2: RQJDNU
- Numbers: QJFLUC
- Fruit: UGTWBE
Resources you can make yourself
Please find below some online learning activities which may be of use to you.
You can follow each of them on Twitter or Facebook and they also have YouTube channels where you can watch videos after they have been shown live.
Sensory Spectacle – making something sensory – Thursdays
Soundabout – fun interactive music sessions – Tuesday and Saturdays 2-2.45pm
Story Massage Programme – inclusive story massage for all – Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2pm
Bag books – Sensory Stories – Fridays 11am
Dough disco – using fingers to explore playdough with music with Shonette Bason-Wood – Mondays